The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 82 79
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.78% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category - 3.68% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £26,007 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware ESX
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 190 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.47% 21.09% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 157 181 119
Average salary £31,349 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Southampton region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Southampton

VMware ESX
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade